No really. Watch this.
Ancient Chinese instrument, the sheng, which originated back in 1,100 BC, and it can perfectly replicate the music in Mario.
It even makes the coin noises.
It looks like one of the Monster Hunter hunting horn weapons.
YOU CAN’T BE SAD DURING THIS VIDEO OHHHH MY GAHD
(Makes me wonder if this is where they got the idea for the Mario music *from*. Most electronic music has at it’s root an imitation of *some* instrument.)